MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 2,926 this week

My Dinner with Jimi (2003)

6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 155 users  
Reviews: 9 user

The Turtles, a California rock band, tours England for the first time, meeting Frank Zappa, the Beatles and Jimi Hendrix.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 16 titles
created 05 Nov 2011
 
a list of 1170 titles
created 21 Aug 2013
 
a list of 148 titles
created 06 Sep 2013
 
a list of 15 titles
created 06 Sep 2013
 
a list of 13 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: My Dinner with Jimi (2003)

My Dinner with Jimi (2003) on IMDb 6.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of My Dinner with Jimi.

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Smokin' (2013)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Jake's world is turned upside down after a strange prescription from his doctor leads him on a journey into the surreal and bizarre where he must finally confront his smoking habit.

Director: Oliver Cowley
Stars: Will Brandt, Hannah Cowley, Jonny Coyne
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Ted Kramer's wife leaves her husband, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation.

Director: Robert Benton
Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After being dumped by his girlfriend, a man stuck in a deadend life decides to audition for a small role in a local community theatre's production of Cyrano de Bergerac. Despite having no ... See full summary »

Director: Al Corley
Stars: Marcus Thomas, Amy Smart, John Corbett
Dinner Rush (2000)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Is it just another evening at the hugely popular Italian restaurant of proprietor and bookmaker Louis Cropa in New York? Anything but as tonight's guests include; a local police detective ... See full summary »

Director: Bob Giraldi
Stars: Danny Aiello, Edoardo Ballerini, John Rothman
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Director: Dana Lustig
Stars: Illeana Douglas, Paulina Porizkova, Julie Warner
November Christmas (TV Movie 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A brave young girl is battling cancer, which has an effect on the people around her.

Director: Robert Harmon
Stars: Sam Elliott, John Corbett, Sarah Paulson
Dreamland I (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A young woman who lives in a desert trailer park must choose between caring for her hapless father and sick friend or fulfilling her own destiny.

Director: Jason Matzner
Stars: Agnes Bruckner, Kelli Garner, Justin Long
Innocent Victims (TV Movie 1996)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Tells the true story of Timothy Hennis' wrongful prosecution on three charges of murder and his sentence to death.

Director: Gilbert Cates
Stars: Ricky Schroder, John Corbett, Tom Irwin
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A husband and wife and their youngest son are murdered in this true story. Their two other sons are left to cope with their loss, but the local sherrif begins to suspect that one of the ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Thomson
Stars: John Corbett, Jonathan Scarfe, Maya McLaughlin
Don't Look Back (TV Movie 1996)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Drug addict Jesse think he's found the answer to all his problems in the form of a breifcase full of money. However, the money isn't his and stealing it from right under the nose of a ... See full summary »

Director: Geoff Murphy
Stars: Eric Stoltz, John Corbett, Josh Hamilton
Manchild (TV Movie 2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Two grown men find themselves suffering from midlife crises at the same time.

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal
Stars: John Corbett, James Purefoy, Paul Hipp
Private Lies (TV Movie 2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Director: Sherry Hormann
Stars: Martina Gedeck, John Corbett, Vyto Ruginis
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Howard Kaylan
Royale Watkins ...
...
Mark Volman
...
Bill Uttley
...
John Barbata
Sean Maysonet ...
Jim 'Tucko' Tucker
...
Jim Pons
George Stanchev ...
Al Nichol
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Henry Diltz
Edit

Storyline

Howard Kaylan, a singer for the rock band The Turtles, is about to marry his girlfriend and his band is traveling to England for the first time in the wake of the massive success of their hit single, "Happy Together", but fears that the band will not be well received in England. After the band's disastrous meeting with the Beatles, Kaylan has a life-changing dinner with guitarist Jimi Hendrix, whose band, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, is about to make their American debut, and Kaylan finds that Hendrix shares Kaylan's fears about his American debut. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

If you can remember it, then you weren't there.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Music

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 December 2007 (Canada)  »

Also Known As:

Ena deipno me ton Jimi  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Wendie Jo Sperber's last movie. See more »

Connections

References My Dinner with Andre (1981) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Entertaining, well directed, natural acting, genuine moments
16 July 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

I just saw the film at a film festival in Hollywood. I thought THE TURTLES made a great subject, the time period and other musicians of the era were well represented. The budget is low, but the director (Bill Fishman) did a great job incorporating stock footage, animation, and a limited production schedule. Overall, if you like the song HAPPY TOGETHER, you will be entertained learning more about this group.

Also, Justin Henry, the child actor from Kramer vs. Kramer, turns out a great believable performance. Watch it.


8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
DVD Diamond_Dan
MDWJ edtu11
Royale Watkins as Jimi Hendrix lucaslimo
Currently playing in Toronto - Dec. '07 spanky7777
DVD Release Date June 23rd '09 ?!!! prall
Discuss My Dinner with Jimi (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?